Usage Greek Mythology (Latinized)
Other Forms FormsKleodora
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Contributor Contrib.Undine on 1/19/2009
Last Editor EditorSeaHorse15 on 2/8/2012
From the Greek name Κλεοδωρα (#Kleodora#), which was derived from κλεος (#kleos#) "glory" combined with δωρον (#doron#) "gift". In Greek mythology, she was a nymph of Mount Parnassos in Phokis. She was one of the prophetic Thriai, nymphs who divined the future by throwing stones or pebbles. She was loved by the sea god Poseidon and had a son called Parnassos by him. Eronia Cleodora is a species of butterfly.